State Health Policy
The Sacramento office provides state policymakers and the media a valuable local resource and a link to experts at CHCF's Oakland headquarters. The office hosts briefings on important issues of the day.
Hear about Oregon's successful implementation and the benefits and options for California to create a registry for POLST forms, which communicate patient preferences for treatment.
How is health care regulated in California? Learn how state agencies oversee the delivery of medical services and what information is available to the public.
An interactive infographic gives a behind-the-scenes look at the online application process for Covered California and how different individuals and families experience it.
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Sacramento Office Manager & Program Associate916.329.4542
A key measure of coverage affordability is the relative burden of health care costs on families. Our ACA 411 data center tracks changes to this measure over time. High Cost Burden
The California Department of Public Health, with funding from CHCF's Free the Data initiative, has launched an online portal for health data that can be freely used and shared. Free the Data
Will California physicians be able to handle the Medi-Cal population surge? This report looks at physician participation in Medi-Cal and its implications for access to care.
Objective information on health care costs, coverage, quality, and delivery supports effective decision-making. The Almanac provides data and analysis on California's health care system. Almanac
Select data charts and graphs from CHCF reports to create your own presentation.